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According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), there are over 300,000 marketed over-the-counter (OTC) drug products in the market today. This number continues to grow annually as some medications move from prescription to OTC status. What are OTC medications? Also known as non-prescription medicine, OTC drugs are medications that you can purchase without … Continue reading
Medications are used to maintain your health and help you feel better. However, it is important for you to know that all medications – both prescription and over-the-counter medication – have potential risks as well. Unexpected or unwanted side effects (also known as adverse drug events) may happen to you when you use medications. The … Continue reading
Have you been given prescriptions for your or your family member’s illness? In contrast with over-the-counter medicines, prescriptions are the ones that need the doctor’s written note or prescription. These medications cannot be easily made available to the patient unless the doctor specifically advises so. This means that prescriptions are the more serious level of … Continue reading
Parents always look out for the welfare and best conditions of their little ones, especially when the child’s health comes into play. Good thing, there’s immunization so that parents can implement preventive measures for the child and that they will not acquire vaccine-preventable diseases which can quickly complicate in their vulnerable age. Exactly how life-saving … Continue reading